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Welcome to Saint Valentin ...

Although we found mention of Saint Valentin during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Saint Valentin was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..

We've added Saint Valentin to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Saint Valentin, please Contact Us.


A typical abbreviation for Saint Valentin: St. Valentin

Time Zone: The area where we believe that Saint Valentin might be (or was) located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: EST- Heure Normale de l'Est (HNE), EDT- Heure Avancée de l'Est (HAE).

We believe that Saint Valentin would be found within the (450) and (579)<2> area codes.

Communities near Saint Valentin ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2006<4>
Population
DirDistance
Champlain (NY)   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Candiac   [Map]   15,947   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Delson   [Map]   7,322   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Iberville   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
L'Acadie   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Saint Jean sur Richelieu   [Map]   87,492   N   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Saint Valentin.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Saint Valentin. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Saint Valentin.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Saint Valentin:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Valentin ...

Looking for more information about Saint Valentin? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Saint Valentin? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Saint Valentin, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Saint Valentin.

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The official website for Province of Quebec: https://www.quebec.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went south past Saint Valentin and then turned west". While Saint Valentin could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Saint Valentin as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places (or areas) where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. For example, you might hear somebody say that they are going over to Miller Creek to see Pete ... Miller Creek is just a gas station and a couple of homes at the crossroads. While it might not be on the map, everybody in the area knows it by that name.

Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, several families clustered in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc. The community might still exist, is now gone or only existed for just a short period of time.

Also keep in mind that Saint Valentin could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community - we're working to straighten it all out.

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<2>Area code (579) is an overlay for area code (450).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saint Valentin) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Saint Valentin. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Valentin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Valentin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.1283, Longitude: -73.3225     [Map].

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<4>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Saint Valentin were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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